The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for SSL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SSL over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Secure Socket Layer (SSL)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 -
Contract jobs citing SSL 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £489 £400 £335
% change year-on-year +22.28% +19.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £38.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -37.79% +50.98%  

SSL is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 67 67 66
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 20.94% 15.95% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 35
Median daily rate £350 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +26.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +4.82% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 8
Median hourly rate £33.50 £45.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.55% +119.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £42.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.00 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.95 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -31.57% +16.66%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing SSL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for SSL in Cambridge

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SSL in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for SSL in Cambridge

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing SSL in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for SSL in Cambridge